"Structural engineering is the art of molding materials we don't wholly understand, into shapes we can't fully analyze, so as to withstand forces we can't really assess, in such a way that the community at large has no reason to suspect the extent of our ignorance." ...James E. Amrhein - Masonry Institute of America (Retired)
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After the Christchurch earthquakes in September 2010 and February 2011, Nigel conducted building assessments and barricade positioning as a volunteer chartered engineer (pictured above third from the left with Police and Civil Defence representatives). Based on these experiences, he wrote a paper, published in the IPENZ magazine, to assist other volunteers.
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